Winter Storm Watch – School Update – 1/22-1/23/16

January 21, 2016 by   |   Leave a Comment

There is a winter storm watch in effect from Friday morning through late Saturday night, 1/22-1/23/16.

NOAA winter weather watch link: 

General Guidelines and Contacts:

  • Facilities Management has confirmed that building emergency generators have fuel and are ready for operation in the event of power failures.
  • If power is lost, Facilities will order dry ice and deploy caches in research buildings (standard delivery of 1 load to Snyder and 1 load to Jordan Hall loading dock.)
  • If your area is affected by the weather (frozen pipes, flooding, loss of building integrity), the quickest way to initiate repairs is by phoning Facilities Management at 924-2267.
  • If you contact Facilities and their response is delayed, please notify Jessica Hurley Smith, Randy Speight, or Bruce Shifflett.
  • Please also consider signing up for SOM Alerts or UVA Alerts, by following the procedure at


Jessica Hurley Smith
Director of Capital and Facilities Planning

Steve Wasserman
Assistant Dean for Research



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